compete in the Kenya national rugby union sevens team IRB Sevens World Series and Rugby World Cup Sevens. They are currently one of the 15 "core teams" of the IRB Sevens, with a guaranteed place in all eight events each season.
They are also hosts at the annual
Safari Sevens which have been held at the RFUEA Ground in Nairobi every year since 1996.
Kenya have sometimes mistakenly been referred to as
Shujaa by the international press; in fact Shujaa are the Kenya sevens 'A' (or second) team. Shujaa is a Swahili word (also used as a boys' name) meaning courage, confidence, bravery, prowess or heroism.
History [ edit ]
Honours [ edit ]
Semi finalists at the 2013 world cup sevens (Russia)
Current squad [ edit ]
12 Men squad to 2011–12 IRB Sevens World Series – Australia Leg
Notable former players [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ SOYA Awards – 2007 winners
^ KBC, 24 January 2009: Jelimo and Wanjiru crowned best sports personalities
See also [ edit ]